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Obama on Foley Beheading: A Criminal Act, Not Act of War

Hat/Tip to WeaselZippers. Well, it could be worse; Obama could have declared Foley’s beheading as ‘work place violence’… WeaselZippers nailed this one, in their usual, poignant manner: How bad an idea is this? So bad even Obama’s number one media sycophant Chris Matthews is against it. Lets review: Our President doesn’t view the beheading of an American citizen by a rogue, newly formed terrorist nation as an act of war??? Via Fox News: Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday that his Justice Department is opening a criminal investigation into the brutal execution by Islamic State militants of American journalist James […]

Will the Military Court Martial Christians That Share Their Faith?

There are disturbing reports circulating that if a Christian shares their faith, they could be subject Court Martial and punishment under military law.  Breitbart has more… The Pentagon has released a statement confirming that soldiers could be prosecuted for promoting their faith: “Religious proselytization is not permitted within the Department of Defense…Court martials and non-judicial punishments are decided on a case-by-case basis…”.  The statement, released to Fox News, follows a Breitbart News report on Obama administration Pentagon appointees meeting with anti-Christian extremist Mikey Weinstein to develop court-martial procedures to punish Christians in the military who express or share their faith.  (From […]

Fighting Words

Despite what some of my less than tolerant liberal acquaintances may believe, my military experience does not date back to the era of hardtack and beans — soldiers in the field in my day supped on such culinary catastrophes as ham and chopped eggs delivered in an olive-drab tin can laboriously broached (especially when the icy January winds that regularly blast through the Fulda Gap have demobilized your every digit) by the ubiquitous P-38 (OPENER, CAN, HAND, FOLDING, TYPE I).  The quality of these antique military victuals may be adduced by the fact that everyone’s favorite item in a case of C-rations was generally the […]